Lead Clinical Pharmacist – Permanent Position- Apply before 14 December 2023

  • Full Time
  • NW8 9NH

Website CS UK Recruitment Ltd

Lead Clinical Pharmacist – Permanent PositionJob Details

  • Posting Date: 14 November 2023
  • Salary: £52,356.85 per year
  • Hours: Full time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Closing Date: 14 December 2023
  • Location: NW8 9NH
  • Company: CS UK Recruitment Ltd
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Reference: 6145

About the Company:

CS UK Recruitment Ltd is proud to present a unique opportunity for a dedicated Lead Clinical Pharmacist to join an exceptional independent private hospital located near Central London. We are a leading healthcare provider committed to delivering high-quality care, a broad range of services, and excellence in our team of consultants and staff.

Key Responsibilities: As the Lead Clinical Pharmacist, your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Providing clinical services to wards, the Hospice, and associated departments following professional, departmental, and hospital policies.
  • Promoting responsible, safe, and cost-effective prescribing to optimize clinical outcomes and minimize adverse reactions and errors.
  • Offering support to medical, nursing, and pharmacy staff, addressing queries related to individual patients and hospital protocols.
  • Conducting clinical audit projects involving the use of medicines within the hospital.
  • Identifying changes in prescribing practices affecting the drugs budget and advising the Chief Pharmacist.
  • Providing professional, managerial, and clinical leadership to all pharmacy staff.
  • Ensuring compliance with legal, ethical, and other applicable standards in designated areas of responsibility.
  • Recording clinical interventions and activities regularly in line with departmental policy.
  • Attending Multidisciplinary Team Meetings (MDTs) and relevant group meetings as required.
  • Participating in Saturday, late, and on-call rotas as necessary.
  • Contributing to the departmental staff appraisal program and monitoring professional development.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • Minimum of 2 years in a clinical pharmacy role within a hospital setting.
  • Experience in palliative care.
  • Post-registration experience within a hospital setting.
  • Substantial experience in multidisciplinary communication.
  • Development of policies, procedures, and guidelines, as well as report writing and presentation skills.
  • Accurate clinical, dispensing, and checking abilities.
  • Awareness of drug cost issues.
  • Medication counseling experience.
  • Multidisciplinary collaboration with nursing and/or medical colleagues.
  • Experience with private patients.
  • Proficiency in analyzing and applying complex clinical data and financial software.


The successful Lead Clinical Pharmacist will enjoy:

  • Competitive salary: £52,356.85 per annum.
  • Ongoing development and training opportunities.
  • 27 days annual leave.
  • Generous private healthcare cover.
  • Contributory pension schemes, including NHS pension continuation.
  • Competitive pay with progressive band structuring.
  • Private healthcare cover of up to £20,000 per year.
  • Ongoing training and development programs.
  • Discounts at local, national, and online shops.
  • Interest-free season ticket loans.
  • Cycle to work loan scheme.
  • Employee “Service Excellence” recognition rewards.

How to Apply:

To apply for this fantastic opportunity, please call 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to contact@jupiterrecruitment.co.uk, quoting Reference ID: 6145.

CS UK Recruitment Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job please visit jupiterrecruitment.co.uk.